Round 4 saw the Geelong Falcons and Sandringham Dragons continue their unbeaten streak, with both teams getting comfortable wins over the Eastern Ranges and Dandenong Stingrays respectively. Meanwhile, the Calder Cannons continue their search for a win, with an 80 point defeat at the hands of the Greater Western Victoria Rebels not the result they […]
In round six of the WAFL Colts Competition, Subiaco were able to upset the reigning back-to-back premiers Claremont by 19 points at East Fremantle Oval. The Lions got off to a great start, kicking four goals to just the solitary one, and taking an 18-point lead into quarter time. The Tigers eventually got their mojo […]
The Bushrangers overcame a strong start from the hosts to record a 26-point win at RAMS arena on Sunday afternoon. Despite some strong performances from its gun midfielders, the Knights were unable to cope with the Bushies’ firepower up forward. Murray moved back up to third following a disappointing outing against Geelong in their […]
The round 4 TAC Cup game at the QEO, Bendigo between the Oakleigh Chargers and the Bendigo Pioneers was expected to be a tight tussle. However, the Oakleigh Chargers ended up running out easy winners by almost six goals after a dominant second half. The bigger bodies of the Chargers took their toll on […]
The WAFL Colts has been a great feeding ground for the AFL clubs over the years. With so much talent to follow, Footy Prophet will be giving you a weekly update of some of the best U/18 talent in the nation. Claremont 8.9(57) Subiaco 10.16 (76) Subiaco started the encounter strongly against their Western suburb […]
It was an up and down week in football, with some games hard to watch in trying conditions and others providing the free-flowing high scoring matches we all love to see. Fantasy scoring reflected this, with many players grinding out stats well below their usual output, while in other games players racked up the points. […]
With no Free Agents article for Round 1, many fantasy coaches backed themselves in to jump on players who scored well or showed potential of being fantasy-relevant players further down the line. Some notable players whose ownership increased after strong first round outputs were able to back up their scores, such as Will Hoskin-Elliott and […]
Gary Ablett came into the AFL burdened with level of expectation no father-son has in the history of the game. That he was able to shrug off the label of being the ‘Son of God’ and become a superstar in his own right speaks volumes for his character. He achieved things his brilliant father never […]
This year’s trade period was largely considered a ‘buyers’ market’ with clubs limited in their returns thanks to players choosing in advance which clubs they wanted to be traded to. Clubs were also hamstrung by the fact opposition clubs knew they could pick up these players for nothing either as a delisted free agent or […]
Michael Barlow and Ricky Henderson have found new homes at Gold Coast and Hawthorn respectively after the conclusion of a low-key first delisted free agency period. Barlow, 28, played 126 games for Fremantle, but was cut by the Dockers at season’s end. He had been linked with a possible move to Adelaide, but agreed on […]
The delisted free agency period for 2016 is here and that means the door is slowly shutting on a lot of careers. However, this is also the time of year where a few players breathe a sigh of relief, knowing they’re sticking around for at least 12 more months. These are the players at your […]
COMMENT: The AFL has little choice but to conduct a major review and overhaul of the trade and draft system after the ludicrous shenanigans which were allowed to take place under the pretence of trading on deadline day last Thursday. How can any AFL fan, let alone the AFL clubs and players, have faith in […]
The Trade: North Melbourne trade Aaron Black to Geelong. North Melbourne receive pick 92 Geelong trades pick 92 to North Melbourne: Geelong receive Aaron Black The Brief: Black had long been thought to be headed home to play for Fremantle, but Shane Kersten overtook Black in the pecking order for the Dockers. Black shapes […]
The Trade: Gold Coast trades Jaeger O’Meara to Hawthorn: Gold Coast receives Hawthorn’s pick 10 and Carlton’s 2017 second round selection. Hawks trade pick 10 and on-trade Carlton’s 2017 second round selection. Hawthorn receives Jaeger O’Meara The Brief: We’ve been waiting 10 days for this to happen and in the end, it happened with nine […]
The Trade: Geelong trades Josh Caddy and pick 56; Geelong receives pick 24 and pick 64 Richmond trades pick 24 and pick 64; Richmond receives Josh Caddy and pick 56 The Brief: Josh Caddy hadn’t even considered changing clubs until Brett Deledio requested a trade to Geelong and Richmond demanded Caddy in return. Caddy will […]
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Prophet’s Profit: Round 5
TAC Cup Wrap: Round 4
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Eyecatchers: Alex Neal-Bullen
Free Agent Targets: Round 5 – Hampton, Polec well worth considering
Rolling All-Australian Team Round 5 – Changes down back
SuperCoach Scout – Tiger Time!
WAFL Colts Scouting Notes: Ainsworth inspires Subi to upset victory
TAC Cup Scouting Notes: Bushrangers’ Guns fire
TAC Cup Match Report: Oakleigh charge through Pioneers
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Footy Prophet Tipsters – Round 5
The Weekend Forecast – Round 5
The Probst – Is someone tanking?
Around the League – Round 5
SuperCoach Scout – Turning the Power on!
The Art of List Management
Prophet’s Profit: Round 4
What History Says – Rounds 5 & 6
U18 Scouting Notes: Vic Metro v Vic Country Trials
Rolling All-Australian Side: First Four Rounds
Eyecatchers: Dylan Roberton
Round 4 injury Wrap: How long will Steven May and Travis Cloke miss?
Free Agent Targets: Round 4
WAFL Colts Wrap : Round Five
Power Rankings 2017
Why do North Melbourne keep losing the close games?
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Ultimate Player Showdown – Riewoldt v Koutoufides
The Weekend Forecast – Round 4
Footy Prophet Tipsters – Round 4
Unpopular Opinion: We Need Less Thursday Night Football
TAC Cup Wrap: Round 3
The Probst – Round 3
Ultimate Footy: Round 3 Position Changes Announced